Bangkok, Singapore, Bali and the Eastern & Oriental Express
This fantastic 13 night adventure includes all bed and breakfast hotel accommodation, all transfers, 3 excursions, journey aboard the Belmond Eastern & Oriental Express, return direct economy flights from Heathrow and connecting flights to Bali.
Suggested Trip Incorporating 4 Days aboard the Belmond Eastern & Oriental Express from £5,295 per person
HOTEL MANDARIN ORIENTAL BANGKOK
With its stunning riverside setting on the banks of the Chao Phraya River, the Mandarin Oriental Hotel is an ideal base from which to explore Bangkok.
Within easy reach of all Bangkok’s main attractions, the hotel enjoys a peaceful yet central location. A short walk from the city’s famous skytrain and only a short boat ride from the breathtaking Grand Palace.
A legend in its time
For more than 135 years, travellers have followed the Chao Phraya River to stay at the legendary Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok. From the stunning setting to the guest rooms, restaurants and spa, Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok aims to delight. A haven of calm on the banks of the river, Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok is a truly remarkable hotel. A sophisticated retreat in one of the world’s most exciting cities, we enjoy a reputation for style, service and excellence. Timeless yet contemporary, classic yet cutting-edge, we are the ultimate Bangkok address.
Garden Wing Superior Room
With a rich décor influenced by our vibrant surroundings, these rooms enjoy views of the bustling Chao Phraya River. Traditional Thai silks and dark teak furnishings have been used throughout to provide a sense of place, while fresh exotic fruits and flowers are provided daily for a luxurious touch. Furnishings include the choice of king or twin beds, a working desk and armchairs, and a spacious en-suite bathroom.
All 339 rooms benfit from private butler service.
Fine Dining Restaurants
One of the best-loved French restaurants in Asia, Le Normandie offers a delicious fine dining menu and an exceptional wine cellar. Situated in the Garden Wing of the hotel, the restaurant frequently entertains the highest echelons of Thai high society from celebrities and politicians to members of the Royal Family.
Offering stunning views over the river through floor-to-ceiling windows, the restaurant enjoys an elegant feel with large chandeliers, round tables and stunning flower arrangements. Diners are offered the choice of a set or à la carte menu specialising in exemplary seafood and exquisite meat dishes.
Ladies are kindly asked to wear elegant attire and footwear. Gentlemen are kindly asked to wear smart shirt, long trousers and closed shoes. A jacket is compulsory for men during dinner (can be provided upon request). Children above the age of 12 are welcome to join. The dress code also applies to children.
Sala Rim Naam
Lying across the river from the hotel, Sala Rim Naam offers a delicious choice of traditional Thai dishes including Lon Poo Talay (sea crab meat cooked in coconut milk), Yaam Talay (spiced seafood salad) and Mussamun Nuea (southern style beef curry with sweet potato and onion).
Housed in a richly decorated pavilion built in the traditional Northern Thai style, Sala Rim Naam is the setting for a unique cultural experience — a classical Thai dance show performed every night.
Sala Rim Naam adheres to a smart dress code for all guests, including children. Ladies are kindly asked to wear elegant attire and proper footwear. Gentlemen are kindly asked to wear smart shirt, long trousers and closed shoes.
Lord Jim’s Seafood Restaurant
Named after the seafaring hero created by novelist Joseph Conrad, Lord Jim’s reputation for magnificent seafood is almost as well known as its namesake. Enjoying an uninterrupted view of the river, Lord Jim’s serves one of the most popular buffet lunches in Bangkok with a wide selection of seafood and international dishes on offer. For dinner, diners can choose from an à la carte or set menu. Focusing on the freshest seafood available, Lord Jim’s is particularly renowned for its sushi and sashimi dishes.
Lord Jim’s adheres to a smart dress code for all guests, including children. Ladies are kindly asked to wear elegant attire and proper footwear. Gentlemen are kindly asked to wear smart shirt, long trousers and closed shoes.
The China House
Inspired by Shanghai’s legendary Art Deco period, The China House is our stunning Cantonese fine dining restaurant. Featuring authentic Cantonese dishes interpreted in a contemporary style, The China House offers one of our most celebrated dining experiences.
Housed in a beautifully restored two-storey colonial building, The China House enjoys an opulent old-world feel with dark wood furnishings and atmospheric low lighting. Under talented Executive Chef Andy Leong Siew Fye, The China House features an a la carte menu, unlimited Dim Sum (Tue-Sat) and a Brunch Buffet (Sun) containing many signature dishes from the menu.
We also offer guests the chance to enjoy our private dining facilities. We have three private dining rooms, each seating up to 10 guests and one larger room seating up to 20 diners.
The China House adheres to a smart dress code for all guests, including children. Ladies are kindly asked to wear elegant attire and proper footwear. Gentlemen are kindly asked to wear smart shirt, long trousers and closed shoes.
Other Leisure Facilities
Health and Fitness Centre with complimentary yoga and Tai Chi classes;
World Class Ayurveda Spa & Spa Suites;
Internet is available in all guest bedrooms;
Thai Cooking School.
RAFFLES HOTEL SINGAPORE
Probably the world’s most famous hotel. ‘While at Raffles, why not visit Singapore?’ Indeed.
Not just a hotel, an icon; Raffles Singapore is an oasis of colonial style, calm and charm in the heart of modern Singapore – exclusive, historic, and one of a kind.
For over 125 years Raffles Singapore has been the place to stay in this thriving city. Elegant and colonial in feel, its generous proportions create a sense of calm and space. Within its stunning main building are found the presidential and grand hotel suites. Its generous courtyards house further suites, creating a peaceful haven for every guest. Legendary in every way.
The Courtyard Suites are situated close to the lush flora of the hotel, lending these suites an unmatched tranquility and ambience.
– Original 14-foot ceilings and common veranda
– Each of the Courtyard Suites is divided into four areas
– A parlour and dining area lead into the bedroom and on to the dressing area and en-suite bathroom
– Elegant period furnishings including Oriental carpets arranged on teakwood flooring
– 24-hour Raffles Butler service
– Individually controlled air-conditioning
– Two colour television sets with remote control
– Over 25 cable television channels
– Overhead fan
– Daily newspaper delivery
– Daily turndown service
Bars & Restaurants
Combining the best of the local culture and cuisine with dishes from around the world, each of our restaurants and bars at Raffles Singapore has its own unique atmosphere and setting:
Bar & Billiard Room
– a European buffet is served for lunch and dinner from Thursday to Saturday. A lavish Carving Champagne Brunch is offered on Sundays.
– capturing the true essence of modern dining with contemporary French cuisine in elegant surrounds.
– the curry buffet is a hot favourite with tourists and Singapore residents alike.
Long Bar Steakhouse
– grilled prime cuts of Australian and US beef, quality seafood and a tantalising selection of cold and hot appetizers.
– An unforgettable experience amidst swaying palms and lush tropical gardens, savour alfresco dining at its best.
– home of the Singapore Sling. In addition to almost every alcoholic and non-alcoholic concoction imaginable, the bar also serves traditional pub favourites that are available as a meal or snacks.
– in the lobby of the hotel, this bar is a tribute to the writers who have stayed at the hotel or have written about it.
– located in the Bar & Billiard Room, the Martini Bar features over 50 types of martinis.
Ah Teng’s Bakery
– delicious pastries, biscuits and cakes are the highlights of this cosy café.
A welcoming haven of relaxation, Raffles Spa features exclusive rejuvenating treatments, inspired by Asian, Middle Eastern and European traditions. Seven soothing treatment rooms, including a VIP suite for guests who want to share a unique experience of relaxation and togetherness. The luxury VIP suite offer treatments and facilities including a jacuzzi, steam shower and a lounge area for a comfortable, quiet retreat.
Raffles Spa Products
Raffles Spa works with professionals in aromatherapy, naturopathy, ayurvedic medicine, botanical and marine sciences to bring you a product range that is natural and safe for sensitive skin -and balanced for the body and mind. Raffles Spa is exclusively for the use of guests of Raffles Singapore.
Raffles Spa Facilities
– 6 private treatment rooms
– 1 VIP private treatment room for couples
– Sauna and steam room
– Jacuzzi and outdoor swimming pool
BELMOND JIMBARAN PURI, BALI
Located by one of the most beautiful bays in Bali, Belmond Jimbaran Puri is the perfect hotel to rest and unwind or to explore the beauties of the island.
With a laid-back restaurant beside the water and its signature Balinese Spa offering ayurvedic treatments, this resort provides a great setting for couples in search of exotic romance.
Belmond Jimbaran Puri offers spacious Deluxe Pool Villas featuring swimming pool, traditional Balinese garden courtyard, and are surrounded by white Palimanan stone walls that ensure complete privacy.
• Traditional Balinese Individual cottages
• Private walled tropical flowering gardens or sea views,
• Direct access to bay
• Spacious indoor sitting areas
• Daybeds, high ceiling
• Open beam thatched roofs
• Free form sunken marble bathtub and both handheld shower and fixed rain shower
• Outdoor Shower
• Floor to ceiling windows
• Traditional cotton and silk sheets
Bars & Restaurants
You can dine on the white sands of Jimbaran at Nelayan Restaurant. Select from an extensive range of freshly caught fish and delicious Mediterranean-style cuisine. The menu masterfully combines Western techniques with Indonesian spices. Daily signature dishes are inspired by rich local ingredients.
Overlooking lush lily ponds and across the sweeping shore, Tunjung Restaurant has an idyllic setting. Begin your day here with a spectacular buffet breakfast or à la carte menu. Choose from exotic fruits, delicate pastries, fresh juices and mouth-watering cheeses and cured meats. At night the café transforms into an intimate candlelit venue. Discover the best that Indonesian cuisine has to offer.
Located next to the pool on the beach, drink in the view while sipping an indulgent oriental-style cocktail at Puri Bar. Enjoy the delicious menu at one of the most picturesque bars in Bali. Light meals and cool drinks can be served by the pool as you lounge on luxurious day-beds.
RECREATION & RELAXATION
The Beach Spa
four outdoor, covered treatment areas, very romantic and perfect for couples, have double whirlpool bath terrace, full range of treatments including traditional Balinese and Indian Ayurvedic techniques.
Large freshwater swimming pool with cascading water foun-tains. Children’s pool nearby. Jacuzzi available for additional fee.
Mountain bike riding, boogie boarding, canoeing, snorkeling and kayaking can all be arranged through the concierge desk.